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HGS Moving

HGS is in the process of building new premises on a 1 hectare property in Ravenswood south of Perth WA. We anticipate the new premises being completed by the end of the year. Temporarily the office address is 9 Whitehorses Drive, Burns Beach, WA, 6028.   The new premises will commence with a 20m x 10m x 4.3m shed and office, but will eventually contain a large secured and paved lay down storage area.

Geophysical Consulting

HGS Australia is expanding its services further to include geophysics through an association with Core Geophysics. Core Geophysics (CORE) is a boutique geophysical consulting company that strives to provide high quality and cost effective services to reduce risk and add value. Contact HGS on +61 (0) 8 6201 9005 to discuss how we can make exploration easier and cost effective. Core's geophysical consultants are: Mathew Cooper – Principal Geophysicist Mathew has over 20 years experience working as a geophysicist for airborne/ground acquisition contractors and mining/exploration companies, with the last 13 years as a consultant, manager and director. He has been involved in a number of exploration successes whilst working on a range of projects, both within Australia and Internationally. He has worked on a large variety of commodities including Gold, Iron Ore, Base Metals, Diamonds, Uranium and Oil and Gas plays. Mathew is based in Core’s principal office in Perth, Western Australia. Mathew is a member of the Australian Society of Exploration Geophysicists, Society of Geophysicists, the Society of Economic Geologists, the Australian Institute of Geoscientists and the Canadian Exploration Geophysical Society. Andrew Bisset – Senior Consulting Geophysicist Andrew has been active in the exploration industry for over 20 years as an exploration geophysicist and has explored the Australian continent for a diverse range of commodities including base metals, diamonds, gold and uranium. Andrew has extensive experience in all facets of the exploration process and in particular,for uranium exploration. He continues to act as expert consultant to the International Atomic Energy Agency in the area of geophysics for uranium exploration. Andrew is a member of the Australian Society of Exploration Geophysicists. Gregg Speyers – Senior Consulting Geophysicist Gregg  graduated from Curtin University with First Class honours in 2000. After working for Rio Tinto, Gregg has spent 10 years with a large ...

HGS has Drill Rigs

See our Exploration Drilling section on our drilling capabilities. We can now offer fixed (all inclusive) rates inclusive of geological support on a per meter, day or project rate.

Client Announcement – St George Mining

Our client St George Mining Ltd once again is successful in obtaining a cash refund from R&D. See the announcement at If you want help with R&D rebates or would like to know how we are successful please call.

Client Announcement – St George Mining

Our first client St George Mining Limited (ASX: STG) has announced nickel potential at their Cambridge Project south east of Laverton. HGS are exploration managers for STG and conducted all program requirements.

Ukraine Au-Ag Resource Update for Korab

HGS completes an updated resource calculation for Korab Resource Ltd's Bobrikovo gold-silver deposit in Ukraine following HGS's Principal Geologist Andrew Hawker's site visit in November 2012.

Client Announcement – MPJ

One of our valued clients Mining Projects Group Ltd (ASX: MPJ) released an announcement on Nickel Potential at their Karonie leases east of Kalgoorlie.

Purchase of Portable XRF

HGS now owns an Olympus Innov-X portable XRF machine. This machine has already assisted companies with instant results enabling us to modify the drill program on the fly based on the data.